fitness for older adults

On The Street Where You Live

We often associate spring with the time of year when new romance blooms. I have chosen the song “On The Street Where You Live” written by Frederick Loewe and Alan Jay Lerner from the 1956 Broadway musical "My Fair Lady” that so beautifully and simply describes the feeling of being in love. It was sung by the character Freddie Eynsford-Hill, the possible love threat for Professor Henry Higgins, when he became smitten with ...

Tequila

In honour of the purchase I made at the duty free shop on my way back from Mexico, I have chosen “Tequila” as my song of the week. My Mom and Dad enjoy the odd drink of this cactus based elixir most often made from the Blue Agave plant so naturally I picked up a bottle for them. The distilled beverage is named for the area surrounding the city of Tequila where many of these indigenous plants grow. 

The song “Tequila” is a happy, upbeat instrumental with a Cuban mambo beat and only one lyric. The word........